The Influence of music upon society

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"The Influence of Music upon Society 

Introduction ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦.. Pag.3

The Beginning ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ Pag.4

The 60's ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦. Pag.5

The 70's ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦. Pag.8

The 80's ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦.. Pag.10

The 90's ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦... Pag.13

Present Day ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦.. Pag.15

Conclusion ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦ ¦.Pag.16

Introduction

One of the reasons I wanted to do this paper was the fact that my life, basically, is surrounded by music.

Whether it's a song, or the history of the artist that wrote that song, or even the pack of cigarettes the a known artist was smoking during it's first years in music college; my life is surrounded by music.

So I started thinking of the power that music has over me. And then, I remembered that I'm not that special.

I'm just one teenager in six billion people; so, if music had a very big impact on my life, wouldn't it be fair to speculate that it had a similar impact on a larger scale?

Over the last forty or fifty years music has been one of the biggest influential factors in teenage society. So, there's no problem in assuming that our present adult society is built with some of the ideas formed in these early years of modern music (the fifties & sixties to be exact); and that the future adult society will be influenced by the different views of the present teenage society.

What I'm going to do is try and illustrate a sho... Continue Reading